Probe

  • Petrol pump owner shot dead by two unidentified assailants 07-04-2014 02:46 PM

    A petrol pump owner was shot dead allegedly by two unidentified assailants in Kadipur area in Sultanpur, police said. The incident took place in Mangrava locality on Monday night when two bike-borne miscreants reached the petrol pump and allegedly opened fire after altercation with petrol pump workers. Ratenesh Kumar Singh...
  • IIM-Indore sets up panel to probe dais collapse incident during convocation ceremony 01-04-2014 05:33 PM

    Indian Institute of Management-Indore has constituted a two-member committee to probe the dais collapse incident during its convocation ceremony. The committee members are former Director General of Police (DGP) SK Das and Chhattisgarh's retired Engineering-in-Chief G M Kripalani, IIM-I spokesperson said. The panel will probe the cause of the mishap...
  • 15-year-old girl commits suicide in Shamli 26-03-2014 12:35 PM

    A 15-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling of her house in Shamli district, police said on Wednesday. They said the Barkha, a ninth class student, took the extreme step on Tuesday when her parents were not at home. The reason behind the move is not...
  • Toyota's $1.2 billion settlement may be model for US probe into GM 20-03-2014 01:34 PM

    Toyota Motor Corp will pay a record $1.2 billion to resolve a criminal probe into safety issues, in a deal that could serve as a template for how US authorities approach a similar investigation into General Motors Co. The settlement between the Justice Department and Toyota includes an admission by...
  • CBI working with 'crazy logic', ignoring facts: former SEBI chief 19-03-2014 01:51 PM

    Mumbai: Hitting back at the CBI for launching an enquiry against him on the basis of an I-T probe that has already been disposed of, former SEBI chief CB Bhave has said that the agency was working with a "crazy logic" and has ignored the fact that the tax department...
  • Police recover three unidentified bodies lying on railway tracks 18-03-2014 01:39 PM

    Three bodies were recovered on Tuesday from railway tracks near Kamarpur halt in Buxar district of Bihar, the police said. Acting on information by local people, the police recovered the bodies of three unidentified men lying near the railway line, the police said. A probe was on to find out...
  • SIT appeals for riot accused to be brought to Muzaffarnagar, approaches court 11-03-2014 02:54 PM

    The SIT probing the Muzaffarnagar riots has sought warrant from a local court to bring riot accused Subodh Kumar to Muzaffarnagar, who is lodged in Meerut jail in connection with another case. Subodh was arrested in an encounter with Baghpat police while he was on his way to allegedly murder...
  • Missing Malaysian jet: Stolen passports a common thing in Asia 10-03-2014 05:03 PM

    New Delhi: The stolen passports and the possibility of a passenger or some passengers using fake passports on the missing Malaysian airlines has triggered an alarm all over the World. Security and intelligence agencies fear that the flight may have been hijacked or bombed by the terrorists. No trace of...
  • Magisterial probe ordered in encounter of suspected Naxals 04-03-2014 03:47 PM

    A magisterial probe has been ordered into an encounter between security forces and Naxalites early this year in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district, in which two suspected cadres were killed. Kanker Collector Alarmelmangai D has ordered the magisterial enquiry headed by Sub-Divisional Magistrate of Antagarh to investigate the encounter near Michewada Hills...
  • Rolls Royce denies using middlemen for HAL deal: Sources 04-03-2014 08:31 AM

    New Delhi: A day after the Defence Ministry put on hold all existing and future deals with Rolls Royce pending a CBI probe ordered into allegations of bribery and engaging middlemen in contracts worth Rs 10,000 crore for supply of aircraft engines to state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, sources now say...
  • Congress demands CBI probe into MPPEB scam 03-03-2014 09:42 PM

    Members of Opposition Congress entered the state Assembly wearing black aprons demanding a CBI probe into the MP Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam and relief for farmers affected by rains and hailstorm, on the opening day of the session on Monday. Congress members, led by the Leader of Opposition Satyadev...
  • Defence Ministry puts deals with Rolls Royce on hold 03-03-2014 08:40 PM

    The Defence Ministry has put on hold all existing and future deals with Rolls Royce pending a CBI probe ordered into allegations of bribery and engaging middlemen in contracts worth Rs 10,000 crore for supply of aircraft engines to state-owned HAL. The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has also been asked...
  • BJP demands court-monitored probe into Rolls Royce contract 03-03-2014 06:44 PM

    BJP on Monday demanded a court- monitored probe into alleged bribery in the purchase of Rolls -Royce aircraft engine and targeted the government once again on the issue of corruption in this context. The party was not satisfied with the CBI probe ordered by the Defence Minister alleging the government...
  • IPL betting scandal: Investigating officer Sampath Kumar suspended 28-02-2014 12:10 PM

    New Delhi: IPS officer G Sampath Kumar who started investigation into the IPL betting and fixing scandal has been suspended. Tamil Nadu DGP told CNN IBN that the action against Kumar was taken for his misconduct. Kumar had earlier in the month revealed that a bookie named Kitty had claimed...
  • Magisterial probe ordered into top police official's suicide 26-02-2014 10:58 AM

    Chhattisgarh Government has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the case of a senior police officer allegedly committing suicide after he shot at his wife and two children in Bastar district. Tabling his statement about the issue in the Assembly in Raipur on Tuesday, Home Minister Ramsewak Paikra said a magisterial...
  • Scholarship scam: Case to be registered against 23 persons 25-02-2014 07:47 AM

    The district administration has ordered to register cases against 23 people, after a scam to the tune of Rs 15 crore in the distribution of scholarships meant for reserved category students in paramedical colleges was exposed recently. "A probe has been ordered after getting the report of a two-member committee...
  • Order CBI probe into MPPEB scam, Congress tells CM 24-02-2014 08:13 AM

    Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) President Arun Yadav demanded that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan should hand over the MP Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam probe to the CBI after fresh revelations by the Special Task Force (STF). "In the light of fresh revelations that has also pointed fingers at...
  • Khaps seek CBI probe into Muzaffarnagar riots 19-02-2014 11:32 PM

    A khap panchayat held at Dabouda Khurd village in Jhajjaron Wednesday demanded a CBI probe into the Muzaffarnagar riots. The panchayat that lasted for over five hours was attended by representatives of khaps active in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Delhi and Haryana. "Innocent people of the Jat community have been falsely...
  • Kejriwal asks Lt Governor to start SIT probe on anti-Sikh riots 19-02-2014 09:27 PM

    New Delhi: AAP's convener and former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday requested Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung to set in motion the process of setting up the Special Investigation Team (SIT) for probing the 1984 anti-Sikh riots by officially notifying it. "Some of the witnesses are already old and setting...
  • Kejriwal askes Jung to start SIT probe on anti-Sikh riots 19-02-2014 07:39 PM

    AAP's convener and former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday requested Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to set in motion the process of setting up the Special Investigation Team (SIT) for probing the 1984 anti-Sikh riots by officially notifying it. "Some of the witnesses are already old and setting up of...
  • With CBI probe order, parents hope to find their abducted daughter 19-02-2014 01:38 PM

    The Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday began a probe into the abduction of a school girl who was whisked away from her home in Bihar's Muzaffarpur town, police officials said. "A day after the CBI filed an FIR in the abduction of the school girl, investigation has been started...
  • LS Speaker asks Parliamentary committee to probe pepper spray incident 16-02-2014 04:41 PM

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has asked Parliament's Committee of Privileges to investigate and submit a report on the pepper spray incident of Lok Sabha. The Lok Sabha on February 13 witnessed ugly scenes with Seemandhra MP Lagadapati Rajagopal using a pepper spray and TDP MP Venugopal Reddy...
  • Allahabad HC raps CBI for 'partiality' in probing Ghaziabad GPF scam 11-02-2014 06:57 PM

    CBI has drawn flak from the Allahabad High Court for having been "partial in investigating" the multi-crore GPF scam in Ghaziabad district court and "favouring" a number of officials "probably under some pressures having been exerted from some higher ups". "I am very much firm in my view that the...
  • JD(U) MLA Narendra Singh booked for assaulting hotelier 10-02-2014 08:34 AM

    A hotelier in Bihar lodged an FIR againt ruling JD(U) MLA Narendra Singh and five others on Sunday for assaulting him and making a murderous bid on his life. Police said Congress Yadav, who runs a line hotel near Amraur village in Begusarai district, has filed the FIR at Singhaul...
  • 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Delhi Cabinet asks L-G to form SIT 06-02-2014 01:51 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Cabinet on Thursday announced a Special Investigation Team will probe the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. "The Delhi Cabinet has asked the Lieutenant Governor to form a SIT to look into the 1984 riots. Cases which were closed will be opened again and if required, will be filed...
  • 1984 riots: Why Congress not seeking SIT probe, asks senior lawyer HS Phoolka 28-01-2014 12:49 PM

    Senior lawyer HS Phoolka has questioned if the Congress supported the formation of a SIT to probe the Gujarat riots, then why not the 1984 riots as well. ...
  • 8-year-old girl punished for not wearing sweater with school logo; faints, fractures hand 28-01-2014 07:50 AM

    An eight-year-old school girl forced to stand in the chilling cold during Republic Day celebrations for not wearing a sweater with the school logo suffered vertigo fell down from stairs and fractured her hands. Identified as Tanisha Kabra, the girl is a sixth standard student of the SKS International School....
  • Army indicates fresh probe into Pathribal encounter 27-01-2014 07:36 PM

    A fresh probe into the Pathribal encounter case is not ruled out in view of the major controversy that has erupted after the Army gave a clean chit to its personnel in the infamous incident which took place in Kashmir in 2000. Indications in this regard came on a day...
  • Somnath Bharti need not step down, will punish if found guilty: AAP 23-01-2014 09:07 PM

    New Delhi: Without giving in to the mounting pressure, Aam Aadmi Party has decided not to take any action against its party member and Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti. With the rising criticism of Bharti for his infamous raid at a house in Khirki Extension in Malviya Nagar, AAP's Political...
  • Haryana orders CBI probe into Rs 8 cr contract awarded by Khemka 18-01-2014 11:27 AM

    Chandigarh: The Haryana government has ordered a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into a Rs 8 crore contract awarded by IAS officer Ashok Khemka to a firm in Gujarat when he was the Managing Director of the State Warehouse Corporation in 2009. Ashok Khemka has earlier exposed...